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29 May 2021

Finding your own unique way in impressionist photography

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There is nothing more fundamental to a photographer than choosing what subject you feel most deserves your time and attention. What we choose to photograph says as much about us as anything else we may do. In the beginning of your artistic journey, it’s easy to be influenced by those who you admire. You might...
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30 Apr 2021

What makes impressionist images great?

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Have you ever admired a photograph but weren’t sure why? How do you produce impressionist images that will fulfill your aspirations as well as catching and holding the viewer’s attention? How does one make everyday, ordinary subjects more interesting? There are several possible answers to these questions. We usually talk about a photograph’s design, content,...
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12 Apr 2021

A Little pink dress

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impressionist camera daily A little girl dancing on the beach to the music of the sea – oblivious and innocent.
12 Apr 2021

Express Yourself with Impressionist Photography

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For me, there is no greater thrill than discovering a really exciting, inspirational subject ─ and being able to capture my thoughts and feelings about it in the form of impressionist images. I photograph almost every day. Photography is something that is a vital part of my life, and the desire to do it remains...
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2 Mar 2021

DISCOVER YOUR PATH OF CREATIVITY AND JOY!

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Have you ever thought about creativity as a path to joy and fun? That special spark that instantly lights up your face with a smile? Do you ever ask yourself, ‘Why do I photograph?’ Is your photography bringing you joy and happiness? I truly believe that we are all hardwired to create. To make photographs....
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7 Sep 2020

How do you find the time for impressionist photography?

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One of the questions I’m asked most often is, “How do you find the time for photography?” I must admit that, when life gets busy, photography will be one of the things I will neglect. Ironically, creating photographs is one of my favourite things to do. So, these days I grab every opportunity to capture...
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14 Jul 2020

Find Your Own Voice

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When I was first introduced to impressionist photography I also discovered pictorialism. I was familiar with impressionism and always admired work by Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Alfred Sisley, Camille Pissarro and Vincent van Gogh, but I had never heard of Heinrich Kühn, Robert Demachy, Julia Margaret Cameron, Edward Steichen, or Alfred Stieglitz. I have always...
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2 May 2020

There are many ways to be more creative

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It can be a challenge finding a regular time to be creative when there are plenty of distractions in everyday life. But the desire to bring more creativity into your life doesn’t mean you have to spend hours with your camera. It’s about finding a way that suits you and your lifestyle, whether that’s 15...
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5 Apr 2020

How to overcome self-doubt as an artist

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It is easy to look at other people’s images and see your own shortcomings.Be kind to yourself and evaluate your progress by seeing your own progress, instead of constantly comparing yourself to others. Being an artist with a camera usually means working alone. Most of us need a mix of alone-time and connection with others,...
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9 Mar 2020

Finding focus in your art

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Impressionist photography is lively, spontaneous, unpredictable ̶ with a will of its own. It’s a type of photography perfectly suited to exploration and discovery. There are no definite rules in impressionist photography; each picture is different and each subject matter comes with its own demands. For this reason, it is important to have a clear...
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